Thursday Mar 6
Despite Deep Snow, Flood Forecast Stays Low
While it certainly seems like there's more than enough snow on the ground to cause flooding problems this Spring, experts say the threat is actually fairly limited.
Officials find man frozen in snow
He was found on the side of the railroad tracks just off of the 1500 block of 11th Dr. in Austin.
Pre-K Scholarships Prove Vital
In the 2013 legislative session, lawmakers increased funding for early childhood education by $40 million by creating new scholarships for kids to attend preschool.
Two vacant judgeships in 3rd Judicial District
Applications are being accepted for two vacant judgeships in the Third Judicial District, the Commission on Judicial Selection announced Monday.
Snow Creates Treacherous Driving Conditions; 1 Crash Fatal in SE Minn.
Snow from Thursday's storm is creating treacherous driving conditions in some parts of Minnesota, especially south of the metro.
Plows Pulling Off Mower County Roads
We're told they will not be back to clear the roads any time tonight. Blizzard conditions are making driving hazardous throughout Minnesota.
Challenges of Keeping the Roads Clear
"Whether it's a 10 inch snowfall or a 2 inch snowfall, we still need to be out there plowing," said Austin City Engineer Steven Lang.
Winter Causes Overcrowding At Local Animal Shelters
Winter is difficult for all of us, but particularly for animal shelters who say this can be their busiest time of year.
Investigation: Austin Misses Out on Distribution Center
"The initial phase would have been a 350,000 square foot distribution center. There was a potential for a phase two which would have involved a 440,000 square foot facility addition," Hoium explained.